**Here's how to do it:**

- Enter the numbers you want to multiply by 15% into a column.
- In an empty cell, enter the percentage of 15% (or 0.15), and then copy that number by pressing Ctrl-C.
- Select the range of cells A1:A5 (by dragging down the column).

In this manner, how do I calculate VAT backwards?

**VAT calculation formula**for

**VAT**exclusion is the following: to

**calculate VAT**having the gross amount you should divide the gross amount by 1 +

**VAT**percentage (i.e. if it is 15%, then you should divide by 1.15), then subtract the gross amount, multiply by -1 and round to the closest value (including eurocents).

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## How do I get 10% of a number in Excel?

To get around this, you can

**calculate**your**numbers**as percentages first. For example, if you type the**formula**=**10**/100 in cell A2,**Excel**will display the result as 0.1. If you then format that decimal as a percentage, the**number**will be displayed as**10**%, as you 'd expect.2

## How do you calculate discount?

The basic way to

**calculate**a**discount**is to multiply the original price by the decimal form of the**percentage**. To**calculate**the sale price of an item, subtract the**discount**from the original price. You can do this using a**calculator**, or you can round the price and estimate the**discount**in your head.3

## How do I add a percentage sign in Excel?

Supposing you need to

**add a percentage symbol**for a number, most of time you may select this cell first, and then click the button under Home tab, or right click > Format cells >**Percentage**> OK. By doing this, it won't only**add a percentage**sign to the number, but also to multiply the number by 100.4

## How do you add 20% to a price?

If your calculator does not have a

**percent**key and you want to**add**a**percentage**to a number multiply that number by 1 plus the**percentage**fraction. For example 25000+9% = 25000 x 1.09 = 27250. To subtract 9**percent**multiply the number by 1 minus the**percentage**fraction. Example: 25000 - 9% = 25000 x 0.91 = 22750.5

## How do I do a percent change in Excel?

**Please do as follows.**

- Select a blank cell for locating the calculated percentage change, then enter formula =(A3-A2)/A2 into the Formula Bar, and then press the Enter key.
- Keep selecting the result cell, then click the Percent Style button in the Number group under Home tab to format the cell as percentage.

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## How do you calculate growth rate in Excel?

To

**calculate**the Compound Annual**Growth Rate in Excel**, there is a basic formula shown as: =((End Value/Start Value)^(1/Periods) -1. And we can easily apply this formula as following: 1. Select a blank cell, for example Cell C6, enter the formula =(B11/B2)^(1/(10-1))-1 into it, and press the Enter key.7

## How do you subtract 20 percent from a number?

To

**subtract**any**percentage from a number**, simply multiply that**number**by the**percentage minus**100. To divide by**20 percent**, multiply by 80**percent**. To divide by 30**percent**, multiply the**number**by 70**percent**. Before beginning, determine the gross amount you want to use before**subtracting**a**percentage**.8

## How do you calculate a salary increase percentage?

**Part 1**

**Calculating Your Salary Increase Percentage**

- Subtract your old salary from your new salary.
- Divide the salary difference by your old salary.
- Multiply the decimal figure by 100.
- Factor in additional benefits if applicable.

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## How do you do a subtraction formula in Excel?

**Subtracting two or more numbers in Excel with a formula**

- Formulas in Excel always begin with the equal sign ( = );
- The formula is always typed into the cell where you want the answer to appear;
- The subtraction sign in Excel is the dash ( - );
- The formula is completed by pressing the Enter key on the keyboard.

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## How do you add 10% to a price?

To increase a number by a

**percentage**amount, multiply the original amount by 1+ the**percent**of increase. In the example shown, Product A is getting a**10 percent**increase. So you first**add**1 to the**10 percent**, which gives you 110**percent**. You then multiply the original**price**of 100 by 110**percent**.11

## How do you round up in Excel?

**Remarks**

- ROUNDUP behaves like ROUND, except that it always rounds a number up.
- If num_digits is greater than 0 (zero), then number is rounded up to the specified number of decimal places.
- If num_digits is 0, then number is rounded up to the nearest integer.

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## How do you multiply columns in Excel?

**Multiply a column of numbers by the same number**

- In cell B2, type an equal (=) sign.
- Click cell A2 to enter the cell in the formula.
- Enter an asterisk (*).
- Click cell C2 to enter the cell in the formula.
- Now type a $ symbol in front of C, and a $ symbol in front of 2: $C$2.
- Press Enter.

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## How do you work out a percentage?

To calculate

**percentage**decrease: First:**work out**the difference (decrease) between the two numbers you are comparing. Then: divide the decrease by the original number and multiply the answer by 100. If your answer is a negative number then this is a**percentage**increase.14

## How do I find out what percentage one number is of another?

If you want to know what

**percent**A is of B, you simple divide A by B, then take that**number**and move the decimal place two spaces to the right. That's your**percentage**! To use the calculator, enter two**numbers**to calculate the**percentage**the first is of the second by clicking Calculate**Percentage**.15

## How do you work out VAT?

**VAT calculation**formula for

**VAT**exclusion is the following: to

**calculate VAT**having the gross amount you should divide the gross amount by 1 +

**VAT**percentage (i.e. if it is 15%, then you should divide by 1.15), then subtract the gross amount, multiply by -1 and round to the closest value (including eurocents).